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Seminar Schedule

Seminars take place Fridays at 3:00 in Hutchison 229, unless otherwise noted.


FALL 2016

September 2

Chris Marone

Penn State

The Mechanics of Slow Earthquakes and the Spectrum of Fault Slip Behaviors

Host: Ebinger

September 9 TBA TBA
September 16

Michael Eddy


Rapid Assembly and Crystallization of a Fossil, Large-volume, Silicic Magma Chamber

Host: Ibanez-Mejia

September 23 TBA TBA
September 30 TBA TBA

October 7

(Meliora Weekend)

Paul Koch

University of California Santa Cruz

Making Mummies Talk: Using Fossils to Understand How Seals Respond to Environmental Change

3:00 pm - Lander Auditorium (Hutchison 140)

Open house to follow in Hutchison 224

October 14 TBA TBA
October 21 TBA TBA
October 28 TBA TBA
November 4 TBA TBA
November 11

Gibert Collins

University of Rochester

Exploring the nature of deep Earth, super-Earths, and gas giant conditions in the laboratory

Host: Tarduno

November 18

Andrew Smye

Pennsylvania State University

Mineral-scale constraints on continental breakup

Hosts: Trail and Ibanez-Mejia

December 2

Adam Frank

University of Rochester


Host: Tarduno

December 9 TBA AGU Practice Talks
SPRING 2017 - please contact the seminar coordinator (bottom of page) for the schedule
February 3

Becky Alexander

University of Washington

Climate-driven changes in the oxidation capacity of the atmosphere

Hosts: Petrenko and Murray

May 5

(Reading Week)

Various Senior Thesis Presentations

Please direct any questions about this schedule to the seminar coordinator, Penny Higgins: